tobacco stocks

Face-Off on Stocks: Tobacco Shares Are Smoking

Monday's Supreme Court ruling in favor of the tobacco industry at the expense of the Justice Department just left a bunch of tobacco companies off the hook to the tune of a few hundred billion dollars -- but not all tobacco stocks are created equal.

One Manager's Way of Immunizing Against Panics

Is the modern-day Greek tragedy that's roiling the markets driving you nuts and sending you racing for a defensive strategy? Peter Newell, managing director at Swiss-based Vontobel Asset Management, has a stock-picking approach that avoids such global calamities.